Success Stories of Cancer Patients
I am so happy to see so many people step up to share their stories. It helps raise awareness and hopefully gives courage to women and men (yes there is a gentleman in this photo and yes men can also have BC) to get screened and not be afraid of anything.
Revisiting Mammograms and Breast Biopsies
Mammogram and Breast Biopsy - what’s what and when needed? A mammogram is a radiologic (x-ray) view of the breast. There are two main types: 1) Screening: when you don't have a reason for suspicion of disease. It allows early detection. 2) Diagnostic: when you have felt a lump or felt other symptoms such as pain, thickening of the skin, nipple discharge or change in breast size. Remember, just having these symptoms doesn't mean you have cancer. These could be benign. A breast